Nov 13, 2018 @ 8:30 - 9:30 pm (Eastern)

Combatting Homework Hassles

Many children have times when they struggle with homework. Understanding the challenges your child is facing can help you defuse homework battles before they start. From homework contracts to breaking down assignments, you will learn tips, strategies and resources to help you …

Presenter: Amanda Morin
Mar 21, 2017 @ 8:30 - 9:30 pm (Eastern)

Parenting in the Balance: When to Intervene and When Not To

Are you exhausted from managing every assignment? From solving every conflict? From never having time to yourself? We all want our children to be happy, successful, and well-supported, but it’s hard to know how much to be involved in our children’s lives …

Presenter: Dr. Yoni Schwab
Feb 08, 2017 @ 8:30 - 9:30 pm (Eastern)

Digital Parenting Tips in the Age of Social Media

This webinar will provide you with crucial information regarding the technology that our children are accessing. While a healthy exposure to technology is beneficial, we also want to recognize the risks and possible pitfalls that are present. In addition, this presentation will …

Presenter: Rabbis Efrayim Clair and Dov Hochbaum
Feb 09, 2016 @ 8:30 - 9:30 PM

Balancing Love and Limits with Your Teen: Effective Strategies for Parents

This webinar will focus on practical strategies for helping parents of adolescents find the balance between love and limits in effectively parenting their teen. Current thinking about adolescent development will be discussed with an emphasis on new findings from the fields of …

Presenter: David Pelcovitz
Dec 02, 2014 @ 8:00 - 9:00 pm ET

More Home, Less Work

This webinar designed to give parents tips, tools and strategies to transform the homework experience. Using organizational ideas, life skill lessons, empathy, understanding, and creativity – parents will be able to help both themselves and their children successfully and more calmly get …

Presenter: Zipora Schuck
Mar 17, 2015 @ 8:00 - 9:00 pm ET

Sensory Processing Strategies at Home

Do you suspect that your child’s over-reaction to sights, sounds, touch, or crowds is over the top? Does it seem like your child doesn’t tune in to what is going on around him/her? Does your child violate personal space, resist change and …

Presenter: Chaye Lamm Warburg
Apr 14, 2015 @ 8:00 - 9:00 pm ET

Helping Boost your Child’s Self Esteem

This workshop will explore the various aspects of self-esteem with practical and research based strategies for building genuine self-worth. Redefining a child’s image, training them in an “optimistic explanatory style”, and priming them for success are some techniques that will be covered. …

Presenter: Mindy Rosenthal
Jun 11, 2014 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm ET

Supporting the Joy of Reading at Home

An important goal of education is to help children become readers. Summer is a perfect time to help children experiences the pleasures and benefits of reading. This webinar explores what parents can do at home to support and cultivate the joy of …

Presenter: Elizabeth Fox
Jan 13, 2014 @ 8:00 - 9:00 pm

Sibling Sniping, Bedtime Battles, Homework Hassles…Are We Having Fun Yet?

Do you try to avoid threats, bribes, and punishments, but find yourself using them anyway, just to survive the day? Join us for a webinar with parenting expert Joanna Faber and learn how to help your child cope with difficult feelings, engage your child’s …

Presenter: Joanna Faber
May 07, 2014 @ 8:00-9:00pm

Making Bar and Bat Mitzvah Preparation More Joyful!

For twelve and thirteen year olds with learning differences and disabilities, the preparation for bar and bat mitzvah can be more stressful than joyous.   For some, a learning process focused on Hebrew decoding, memorizing and speech writing can be an obstacle. …

Presenter: Howard Blas
Dec 17, 2013 @ 8:00-9:00pm

Sustaining Motivation – A Delicate Balance

Ever wonder about how to encourage and support your child’s motivation?  Is there a possibility that your child will do her chores without nagging or his homework without needling?  In this webinar we will explore the differences between extrinsic and intrinsic motivation. …

Presenter: Meryl Silver
Nov 19, 2013 @ 8:00-9:00pm

“Nobody Wants to Be My Friend!”

Children spend most of their waking day in school among classmates.  For many students, making and keeping friends is a struggle that may seem even more daunting than the most challenging learning difficulty. This webinar will help parents understand some of the basic …

Presenter: Zipora Schuck
May 21, 2013 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Memory

Why is my child able to remember the names of all the students in his class and all the teachers in his school, but he can’t recall the multiplication facts? Or, why does my daughter remember all her cousins’ and aunts’ and …

Presenter: Karen Kruger
Apr 09, 2013 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Understanding Your Child’s Psychoeducational Assessment Report

You’ve had a comprehensive evaluation of your child’s functioning….now what?!  In this webinar, we will review the different areas of a typical psychoeducational assessment report.  The goal is to help parents understand the different areas assessed, including cognitive, academic, language, executive processes, …

Presenter: Dr. Orit Goldhamer
Mar 05, 2013 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Your Attention, Please!

Do you ever wonder about your child’s attention? Do you often hear yourself requesting (or begging) your child to “Pay attention,” “Stop day-dreaming,” or even “Stop moving around!”? Have you ever wondered (or been told by your child’s teacher) that attention issues …

Presenter: Kate Sussman
Feb 05, 2013 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Social Skills

As parents we are quick to intervene when our children need help with academic skills. Yet, when they struggle socially, we are often at a loss about how to help and sometimes even end up getting angry at the child.  This webinar …

Presenter: Dr. Bonnie Goldblatt
Dec 18, 2012 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Study Skills

As partners in your child’s education, understanding the art and science of study skills will help you support your child’s learning process. This webinar offers an in-depth look at the skills students need to function in school and in the real world, …

Presenter: Zipora Schuck
Nov 20, 2012 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Help Your Child Get Organized!

You would like your child to be more organized, get homework done before midnight, and remember to take his/her books to school each day. For some children, organization comes naturally, but for the others, organization skills need to be directly taught and …

Presenter: Dr. Jane Gertler
Oct 23, 2012 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Is My Child Typical? Understanding Variations in Child Development

How often we wonder why some children seem to easily accomplish tasks and achieve milestones while others struggle to keep up.  As parents, the dilemma is whether to assume these differences are part of typical development or indicators of more significant challenges. …

Presenter: Dr. Rona Novick